The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 33 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 472 547 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.06% 6.11% 6.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.69% 8.50% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 320 308
Average daily rate
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£405 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.18% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £228 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 3
Average hourly rate £34.75 £31.49 £23.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.36% +35.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £18.65 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £86.25 £45.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £29.50 £36.11
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -18.30%
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7059 6436 5756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.65% 71.88% 70.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3994 3588 3039
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 263 240
Average hourly rate £27.25 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +7 111 £400 +9.58% 16
Berkshire -17 101 £400 -5.88% 19
Buckinghamshire -16 66 £400 +8.10% 9
Surrey -10 62 £440 +4.01% 27
Oxfordshire +2 59 £450 +28.57% 10
West Sussex -8 38 £405 +22.72% 10
Kent -3 10 £350 -6.66% 11
East Sussex -17 7 £375 +12.78% 1
Sussex +1 6 - - 1
Middlesex -2 4 £400 -9.09%
M4 Corridor - 2 £410 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 588 (56.92%) Project Management
2 295 (28.56%) Finance
3 259 (25.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 213 (20.62%) ITIL
5 209 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
6 198 (19.17%) MS Project
7 169 (16.36%) Microsoft
8 156 (15.10%) PMI Certification
9 153 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 142 (13.75%) MS Excel
11 140 (13.55%) Telecoms
12 131 (12.68%) MS Office
13 130 (12.58%) Security Cleared
14 124 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 112 (10.84%) Change Management
16 108 (10.45%) PMP
17 104 (10.07%) SC Cleared
18 85 (8.23%) Migration
19 80 (7.74%) Programme Management
20 75 (7.26%) Project Planning
20 75 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
21 71 (6.87%) Risk Management
22 70 (6.78%) Degree
23 67 (6.49%) PRINCE
24 63 (6.10%) Waterfall
25 62 (6.00%) Windows
26 60 (5.81%) Service Delivery
27 59 (5.71%) PMI
28 58 (5.61%) MS Visio
29 57 (5.52%) SharePoint

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 57 (5.52%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.45%) CMS
3 11 (1.06%) Lync
4 8 (0.77%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (0.68%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.58%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.48%) MS Project Server
8 4 (0.39%) Apache
8 4 (0.39%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.29%) IIS
10 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.19%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.097%) WordPress
11 1 (0.097%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.097%) Moodle
11 1 (0.097%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.097%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.097%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 198 (19.17%) MS Project
2 142 (13.75%) MS Excel
3 131 (12.68%) MS Office
4 58 (5.61%) MS Visio
5 43 (4.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.29%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.097%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.77%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.39%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.29%) assyst
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.29%) Primavera
5 2 (0.19%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.097%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.097%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.097%) Magento
6 1 (0.097%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.097%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.097%) RMDS
6 1 (0.097%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.097%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.097%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.097%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.87%) SaaS
2 5 (0.48%) IaaS
3 4 (0.39%) Office 365
4 3 (0.29%) PaaS
5 1 (0.097%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.097%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.097%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.10%) WAN
2 30 (2.90%) Firewall
3 28 (2.71%) LAN
4 18 (1.74%) Radio Access Network
5 17 (1.65%) 3G
6 15 (1.45%) Internet
7 14 (1.36%) VoIP
8 13 (1.26%) VPN
8 13 (1.26%) SAN
9 12 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (1.16%) Wireless
9 12 (1.16%) 4G
10 11 (1.06%) MPLS
11 10 (0.97%) 2G
12 9 (0.87%) Unified Communications
12 9 (0.87%) Broadband
12 9 (0.87%) Ethernet
13 8 (0.77%) TCP/IP
13 8 (0.77%) Intranet
13 8 (0.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (1.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (0.58%) Big Data
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.29%) QlikView
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (0.29%) DataStage
4 3 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (0.29%) OLAP
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.19%) DB2
5 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.19%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (0.39%) JIRA
2 3 (0.29%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.19%) RequisitePro
3 2 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.19%) Selenium
3 2 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.19%) CaliberRM
4 1 (0.097%) UltraEdit
4 1 (0.097%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.097%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.097%) Oracle Forms
General
1 295 (28.56%) Finance
2 140 (13.55%) Telecoms
3 49 (4.74%) Retail
4 31 (3.00%) Banking
5 30 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 26 (2.52%) Billing
7 25 (2.42%) Marketing
7 25 (2.42%) Publishing
8 13 (1.26%) Automotive
9 12 (1.16%) Legal
10 10 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (0.97%) Electronics
11 6 (0.58%) Back Office
12 5 (0.48%) Advertising
12 5 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.39%) German Language
14 3 (0.29%) Military
14 3 (0.29%) Local Government
14 3 (0.29%) Law
15 2 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 591 (57.21%) Project Manager
2 109 (10.55%) Analyst
3 57 (5.52%) Business Analyst
4 47 (4.55%) Coordinator
5 45 (4.36%) Technical Manager
6 44 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 43 (4.16%) Senior Manager
8 42 (4.07%) Programme Manager
9 39 (3.78%) Senior Project Manager
10 38 (3.68%) Infrastructure Manager
11 35 (3.39%) IT Project Manager
11 35 (3.39%) Delivery Manager
12 34 (3.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 33 (3.19%) Technical Project Manager
14 31 (3.00%) Project Coordinator
15 28 (2.71%) Consultant
16 27 (2.61%) Agile Project Manager
17 23 (2.23%) Service Manager
18 22 (2.13%) Business Manager
19 20 (1.94%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (0.87%) Middleware
2 8 (0.77%) .NET
3 5 (0.48%) HTML
4 4 (0.39%) CSS
4 4 (0.39%) XML
4 4 (0.39%) SAML
4 4 (0.39%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.19%) J2EE
5 2 (0.19%) SOAP
5 2 (0.19%) HTML5
5 2 (0.19%) jQuery
6 1 (0.097%) Mason
6 1 (0.097%) OC4J
6 1 (0.097%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.097%) CSS3
6 1 (0.097%) JSF
6 1 (0.097%) Ajax
6 1 (0.097%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.097%) Java EE
6 1 (0.097%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (5.71%) PMI
3 34 (3.29%) NHS
4 28 (2.71%) Management Information System
5 13 (1.26%) E-Learning
6 12 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.06%) User Experience
7 11 (1.06%) Smart Meter
8 9 (0.87%) Computer Science
9 8 (0.77%) DTV
9 8 (0.77%) Data Integration
10 6 (0.58%) Life Science
10 6 (0.58%) Open Source
11 5 (0.48%) Economics
12 4 (0.39%) GIS
12 4 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.39%) IPTV
12 4 (0.39%) FMCG
12 4 (0.39%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 62 (6.00%) Windows
2 25 (2.42%) Linux
3 19 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (1.36%) UNIX
5 12 (1.16%) Windows 7
6 9 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (0.58%) AIX
8 5 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.39%) Android
10 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.29%) Solaris
10 3 (0.29%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.097%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.097%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.097%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 588 (56.92%) Project Management
2 259 (25.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 213 (20.62%) ITIL
4 209 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
5 112 (10.84%) Change Management
6 85 (8.23%) Migration
7 80 (7.74%) Programme Management
8 75 (7.26%) Project Planning
9 71 (6.87%) Risk Management
10 67 (6.49%) PRINCE
11 63 (6.10%) Waterfall
12 60 (5.81%) Service Delivery
13 56 (5.42%) Change Control
14 54 (5.23%) CRM
15 53 (5.13%) Scrum
16 44 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
17 42 (4.07%) Service Management
18 38 (3.68%) Supplier Management
18 38 (3.68%) E-Commerce
19 35 (3.39%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (3.68%) SQL
2 32 (3.10%) C
3 10 (0.97%) Java
4 7 (0.68%) PHP
5 4 (0.39%) Perl
5 4 (0.39%) PL/SQL
5 4 (0.39%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.29%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.19%) C#
8 1 (0.097%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.097%) Ruby
8 1 (0.097%) Uniface
8 1 (0.097%) COBOL
8 1 (0.097%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.097%) VB
Qualifications
1 156 (15.10%) PMI Certification
2 153 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 130 (12.58%) Security Cleared
4 124 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 108 (10.45%) PMP
6 104 (10.07%) SC Cleared
7 70 (6.78%) Degree
8 39 (3.78%) APMP
9 35 (3.39%) DV Cleared
10 22 (2.13%) ISEB
11 21 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
12 19 (1.84%) CISSP
13 17 (1.65%) CRISC
13 17 (1.65%) CISM
14 9 (0.87%) HND
14 9 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (0.77%) CCNA
15 8 (0.77%) HNC
15 8 (0.77%) ISTQB
16 6 (0.58%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.32%) QA
2 26 (2.52%) SLA
3 21 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.74%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.58%) P3O
6 5 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.39%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.39%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.29%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.29%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.19%) GAMP
9 2 (0.19%) COBIT
10 1 (0.097%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.097%) GMP
10 1 (0.097%) GxP
System Software
1 28 (2.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.39%) Shibboleth
3 4 (0.39%) XenDesktop
3 4 (0.39%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.097%) XenApp
4 1 (0.097%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.097%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.097%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.097%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (0.97%) SCCM
2 8 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.39%) OVSD
4 3 (0.29%) HP UCMDB
4 3 (0.29%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.29%) WMI
4 3 (0.29%) Netcool
5 2 (0.19%) NSN NetAct
6 1 (0.097%) SCOM
6 1 (0.097%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.097%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.097%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.097%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.097%) OpenView
Vendors
1 169 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 51 (4.94%) SAP
3 50 (4.84%) Oracle
4 40 (3.87%) Cisco
5 25 (2.42%) VMware
6 23 (2.23%) HP
7 20 (1.94%) CheckPoint
8 18 (1.74%) Citrix
9 8 (0.77%) Juniper
10 7 (0.68%) Amdocs
10 7 (0.68%) NetApp
11 6 (0.58%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.58%) Cognos
11 6 (0.58%) F5
12 5 (0.48%) Business Objects
12 5 (0.48%) Baan
12 5 (0.48%) Ericsson
12 5 (0.48%) Informatica
12 5 (0.48%) EMC
13 4 (0.39%) Hyperion
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Rate: £380 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Keystream Technology
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £275 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £400 - £425 per day all inclusive
Posted: 4 days ago
Sussex
Optimus Search
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £400 - £436 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £43 - £53 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Venn Group
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
JM
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Montash
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Premier IT
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
Montash
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 18 days ago